Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,928
Nationwide Rank 6297

Quick Facts

Dresden, Tennessee is the 6,297th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Dresden, Tennessee is a town.

Dresden, Tennessee is currently 4.7% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Dresden, Tennessee's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6287 Nags Head, North Carolina 2,940 8.4%
6288 Kingwood, West Virginia 2,939 -3.6%
6289 Lula, Georgia 2,938 95.9%
6290 Poplarville, Mississippi 2,938 12.7%
6291 Fairfield, Texas 2,937 -6.4%
6292 East Syracuse, New York 2,935 -7.5%
6293 Evansville, Wyoming 2,934 29.8%
6294 La Fayette, Alabama 2,934 -9.0%
6295 Manistique, Michigan 2,934 -18.3%
6296 Williston, South Carolina 2,932 -10.6%
6297 Dresden, Tennessee 2,928 -4.6%
6298 Polkton, North Carolina 2,925 49.1%
6299 Spring Lake, New Jersey 2,925 -18.2%
6300 Stamford, Texas 2,923 -19.1%
6301 Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York 2,922 -4.6%
6302 Brighton, Tennessee 2,921 66.1%
6303 Woodlynne, New Jersey 2,921 4.6%
6304 Schulenburg, Texas 2,920 8.1%
6305 Sunset, Louisiana 2,920 24.1%
6306 Pioneer Village, Kentucky 2,919 15.1%
6307 Taft, Texas 2,918 -14.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4332 Erwin 5,853 0.2%
4349 Kingston 5,825 9.7%
4357 Loudon 5,809 25.8%
4493 McKenzie 5,480 3.2%
4511 Rockwood 5,452 0.4%
4516 Jonesborough 5,439 25.2%
4576 Mount Carmel 5,305 9.9%
4615 Lafayette 5,217 31.8%
4660 Dunlap 5,120 13.2%
4763 Sparta 4,945 7.2%
4765 Bolivar 4,937 -15.2%
4772 Madisonville 4,927 22.9%
4802 Mount Pleasant 4,893 8.9%
4825 Forest Hills 4,866 2.8%
4864 Smithville 4,793 19.9%
4919 Ashland City 4,695 27.4%
4956 Pleasant View 4,621 56.3%
4996 Coopertown 4,554 49.9%
4998 Oak Hill 4,553 1.1%
5037 Whiteville 4,485 -2.2%
5086 Algood 4,419 49.1%
5099 Selmer 4,400 -2.7%
5143 Harrogate 4,337 6.5%
5166 Tiptonville 4,307 0.4%
5174 Rogersville 4,297 1.2%
5216 Medina 4,246 330.1%
5274 Gatlinburg 4,144 20.3%
5283 Louisville 4,129 100.3%
5323 Waverly 4,080 0.6%
5340 Trenton 4,051 -13.8%
5364 Livingston 4,020 14.6%
5512 Huntingdon 3,825 -12.5%
5590 Oneida 3,713 -3.1%
5610 Hohenwald 3,687 -4.3%
5671 White Bluff 3,606 67.4%
5699 Unicoi 3,577 -0.1%
5701 Camden 3,575 -5.7%
5706 Centerville 3,569 -6.6%
5771 Etowah 3,482 -5.2%
5832 Oliver Springs 3,416 3.2%
5873 Jasper 3,358 4.8%
5917 Newbern 3,312 10.5%
6021 Somerville 3,201 20.2%
6091 Dandridge 3,145 48.6%
6137 Bean Station 3,102 9.9%
6220 South Pittsburg 3,018 -7.9%
6297 Dresden 2,928 -4.6%
6302 Brighton 2,921 66.1%
6346 Belle Meade 2,881 -2.2%
6348 Monterey 2,881 4.3%
6376 Woodbury 2,850 16.8%
6434 Tusculum 2,789 37.7%
6484 Kingston Springs 2,749 -1.2%
6540 New Tazewell 2,716 -5.3%
6600 Clifton 2,668 -1.0%
6867 Bells 2,458 5.9%
6918 Westmoreland 2,421 14.4%
6923 Mountain City 2,418 -3.0%
6956 Maynardville 2,394 34.0%
6972 Decherd 2,381 6.1%
7024 White Pine 2,348 16.5%
7040 Mosheim 2,339 12.8%
7067 Waynesboro 2,321 4.3%
7080 Parsons 2,310 -9.2%
7092 Alamo 2,302 -4.0%
7126 Carthage 2,278 1.0%
7137 Tazewell 2,269 1.2%
7196 South Fulton 2,233 -11.1%
7218 Dyer 2,216 -7.7%
7270 Jellico 2,179 -11.1%
7279 Adamsville 2,172 9.3%
7294 Caryville 2,165 -4.1%
7334 Walden 2,142 9.1%
7351 Plainview 2,125 13.2%
7401 Ridgetop 2,104 27.9%
7416 Halls 2,097 -9.4%
7460 Pegram 2,080 -3.3%
7464 Greenfield 2,078 -5.6%
7556 Estill Springs 2,028 -8.4%
7684 Jamestown 1,960 6.6%
7737 Jacksboro 1,932 2.1%
7788 New Johnsonville 1,905 0.0%
7859 Blaine 1,869 17.4%
7867 Lookout Mountain 1,866 -6.3%
7871 Spring City 1,865 -11.8%
7884 Lakesite 1,859 2.7%
7943 Piperton 1,832 86.5%
7984 Cross Plains 1,813 29.5%
8062 Loretto 1,779 1.8%
8067 Surgoinsville 1,776 7.5%
8086 Lake City 1,767 -6.1%
8151 McEwen 1,733 1.1%
8170 Gruetli-Laager 1,728 -7.4%
8190 Whitwell 1,723 3.9%
8293 Three Way 1,679 21.8%
8317 Bluff City 1,665 6.4%
8318 Cowan 1,665 -6.0%
8335 Ridgely 1,657 -5.3%
8352 Decatur 1,647 17.8%
8362 Spencer 1,642 -4.1%
8398 Pikeville 1,624 -9.6%
8448 Norris 1,607 11.5%
8557 Graysville 1,559 9.9%
8570 Mason 1,553 29.6%
8615 Vonore 1,533 31.1%
8637 Englewood 1,524 -7.0%
8641 Chapel Hill 1,523 31.5%
8646 Charlotte 1,519 31.5%
8664 Watertown 1,515 11.1%
8706 Baxter 1,496 12.9%
8756 Dover 1,480 2.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,928 6,297
2017 2,924 6,300
2016 2,846 6,384
2015 2,898 6,299
2014 2,908 6,271
2013 2,927 6,250
2012 2,966 6,198
2011 2,988 6,164
2010 3,005 6,134
2009 2,839 6,242
2008 2,837 6,222
2007 2,838 6,197
2006 2,863 6,146
2005 2,900 6,078
2004 2,910 6,048
2003 2,955 5,985
2002 2,987 5,936
2001 3,028 5,869
2000 3,072 5,796
1990 2,503 6,109